Grab your group and TOUR the Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Funny how us New Yorkers can travel here and there and visit cathedral after cathedral in various parts of the world, but turn our backs on an amazing cathedral right here at home.  If you have not yet been to the Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, I would recommend you get there…

9/11 Memorial and Museum

This week I visited the 9/11 Memorial and Museum in downtown Manhattan.  I am not going to go into detail about the memorial for a few reasons. Number one being: you should go there yourself.  Allocate a lot of time and bring a friend and some tissues.  Two:  It is personal and private how one reacts to this exhibit.  What I will do is offer planning tips for when you do follow my advice and see this exhibit for yourself…  

New York City: aka My Back Yard

I love to SHARE my favorite parts of NYC whenever possible with anyone who asks. In May, I usually hear from 4 or 5 families in the midst of planning their slices of time in the big apple. This is what I recommended this year…

When Art and Nature Convene

Going to the New York Botanical Gardens is always a good idea. Expansive grounds that celebrate nature in all of it’s incandescent forms. It’s good for the mind, the body and the soul…

Grab your Group and Go to Gulliver’s Gate

A few friends had whispered in my ear about Gulliver’s Gate, a new exhibit in Times Square. One friend was lucky enough to get a preview of the show before it opened and made a very persuasive case to go see it – thank you Amy. Now let me repeat her advice and shout in your ear: GRAB YOUR GROUP AND GO SEE GULLIVER’S GATE…